Download Zoom client

Log in on the Web

  1. Navigate to your Mercy College Zoom URL
  2. Click Sign in. Mercy College zoom login image
  3. You will now be redirected to your single sign-on provider to login. After logging in, you will be redirected back to Zoom. 

Log in with the Zoom Desktop Client

  1. Click Sign In with SSO.
  2. Enter your email address. 
  3. Click Continue.
    Mercy College zoom login image
  4. Sign in with SSO company domain
    Mercy College zoom login image
  5. This will open your single sign-on provider in your default web browser to log in. After logging in, the Zoom window should log in automatically. 


After signing in, you will see the Home tab, where you can click these options:

  • New Meeting: Start an instant meeting. Click the downwards arrow to enable video or use your personal meeting ID (PMI) for instant meetings.
  • Join: that is in progress.
  • Schedule: Set up a future meeting.
  • Share Screen: by entering in the sharing key or meeting ID.
  • Date and time with background image: To change the background image, hover over the picture and click the camera icon.
  • Upcoming meeting: Displays the next meeting for the current day.
  • Click your profile picture for these options:
    • Add a personal note.
    • Settings: Access settings you can change in the client.
    • Change your status to Available, Away, or Do Not Disturb.
    • My Profile: Open the Zoom web portal to edit your profile.
    • Help: Open the Zoom Help Center.
    • Check for Updates: Check if Zoom is up to date.
    • About Zoom: View the current version.
    • Switch to Portrait View: Switch the Zoom window to portrait view if you prefer a narrower window.
    • Sign out


Select the Chat tab to view private conversations with your contacts or group conversations.



In-Meeting Controls

Once you have started or joined a meeting, you can access the meeting controls located at the bottom of the meeting window (move your mouse in the Zoom window to display meeting controls).